Azithromycin

(HB4336)

Product overview

  • Name
    Azithromycin
  • Short description
    Antibiotic and protein synthesis inhibitor
  • Biological description
    Antibiotic. Inhibits 50S ribosomal subunit formation and elongation during transpeptidation to interfere with protein synthesis.
  • Alternative names
    CP 62993
  • Biological action
    Antibiotic
  • Purity
    >98%
  • Citations

Properties

  • Chemical name
    13-[(2,6-Dideoxy-3-C-methyl-3-O-methyl-?-L-ribo-hexopyranosyl)oxy]-2-ethyl-3,4,10-trihydroxy-3,5,6,8,10,12,14-heptamethyl-11-[[3,4,6-trideoxy-3-(dimethylamino)-?-D-xylo-hexopyranosyl]oxy]-1-oxa-6-azacyclopentadecan-15-one
  • Molecular Weight
    748.98
  • Molecular Formula
    C38H72N2O12
  • CAS Number
    83905-01-5
  • PubChem identifier
    447043
  • SMILES
    CC[C@@H]1[C@@]([C@@H]([C@H](N(C[C@@H](C[C@@]([C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H](C(=O)O1)C)O[C@H]2C[C@@]([C@H]([C@@H](O2)C)O)(C)OC)C)O[C@H]3[C@@H]([C@H](C[C@H](O3)C)N(C)C)O)(C)O)C)C)C)O)(C)O
  • InChiKey
    MQTOSJVFKKJCRP-BICOPXKESA-N
  • MDL number
    MFCD00873574
  • Appearance
    White to off-white

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    -20 °C;
  • Solubility overview
    Soluble in ethanol (100 mM) and DMSO (100 mM)
  • Important
    This product is for RESEARCH USE ONLY and is not intended for therapeutic or diagnostic use. Not for human or veterinary use.

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